Dawn Madak - hand drums, percussion, vocals
Bridgette Michaels - acoustic guitar, lead vocals, songwriter
Gary Peresta - bass, occasional vocals :)
This trio formed one sunny day by chance at a festival on Maryland Avenue in Annapolis 6 years ago. Gary was performing before Bridgette and Dawn that day and he asked to sit in because, well, "You ladies obviously need a bass guitar!" Lots of gigs and laughs later, he was absolutely right!
The type of music that Guava Jelly delivers is unlike most other performers. Their fun, reggae-styled children’s songs introduce audiences to new music by combining Bridgette's Caribbean infused originals and popular old-time favorites with a stylistic twist. Their mission is to transport every young and young-at-heart person witnessing the show to a warm, white, sandy beach through their interactive and upbeat style. Come to de islands wit us, mon!
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